Secrets of the Dead

Spanish and French Battle for Florida Fortress

Clip: Special | 1m 40s

When the Spanish settlers tried to move into Fort Caroline at present-day Anastasia Island, the French colonists were not pleased. As previous holders of the Fort, the French promised revenge...and may have exaggerated their efforts.

Aired: 12/26/17

Rating: NR

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